Despite the hype from Russia, it is unlikely the new passage through the Arctic will become a trade superhighway.
Stand Against Gender Discrimination in Nationality Laws
During its thirty-second session, which concluded last month, the United Nations Human Rights Council adopted a new resolution on women’s equal right to acquire, change, or pass on their nationality. This is a positive step for gender equality, not only for the potential benefit to women worldwide, but because it demands greater international awareness of the intersectional abuses of discrimination.
Building an Information Bridge to Gender Equality
An important tool to address women’s and men’s relationship to the environment—sex-disaggregated data and information—is virtually nonexistent. Not having this information makes it difficult to implement these agreements to address gender inequality.
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